Modern Middle East History and Politics

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Rod Library Databases (Can be found on Databases A-Z page)

  • JSTOR: Full-text scholarly journal articles in many subjects, including political science, geography, history and sociology
  • PAIS International: Indexes books chapters, articles, and other resources dealing with political science, public policy, and international relations
  • Ethnic NewsWatch: Comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press
  • Gender Studies Database (EBSCO): Coverage of sexual diversity issues as well as gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources
  • Homeland Security Digital Library (HDSL): The Homeland Security Digital Library is composed of homeland security related documents collected from a wide variety of sources. These include federal, state, tribal, and local government agencies, professional organizations, think tanks, academic institutions, and international governing bodies. Resources are carefully selected and evaluated by a team of librarians and subject-matter specialists
  • Project MUSE: Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from scholarly publishers. MUSE began in 1993 as a pioneering joint project of the Johns Hopkins University Press and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library at JHU
  • Other databases to use for secondary or background research on your topic include: CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online; CQ Global Researcher; Historical Abstracts; and Source OECD

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Created January 2010 (GG)